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A 56-year-old female asked:

Osteoarthritis in neck, shoulders, knees, hip. hypermobile n loose joints. should i stop glucosamine while i"m on piascledine? or take both together?

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Dr. Douglas Mund
Rheumatology 46 years experience
Don't need both: The two preparations have similar effects, therefore it is easier to take one pill of piascledine vs three of glucosamine it should also be noted that in scientific studies, glucosamine showed no benefit in osteoarthritis

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Last updated Jan 26, 2019

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